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Sinister Creature Con | Sacramento, CA


  • Scottish Rite Center 6151 H Street Sacramento, CA, 95819 United States (map)

More info TBA.

WHEN: OCTOBER 12-13, 2019

WHERE: SCOTTISH RITE CENTER

TIME: SATURDAY, 11:00AM-6:30PM; SUNDAY, 11:00AM-6:00PM

BOOTH: AUTHORS OF HORRORADDICTS.NET, BOOTH NUMBER TBA


LOREN RHOADS (EDITOR), L.S. JOHNSON, AND E.M. MARKOFF WILL BE AT SVCC 2019! GOODIES THAT WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE AT THE CONVENTION INCLUDE TALES FOR THE CAMP FIRE AND THE AUTHORS’ OWN WORKS.

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LOREN RHOADS | EDITOR & AUTHOR

PREFACE: IN THE FACE OF THE FIRE

STORY: “STILL LIFE WITH SHATTERED GLASS”

Loren Rhoads served as editor for Bram Stoker Award-nominated Morbid Curiosity magazine as well as the books The Haunted Mansion Project: Year Two, Death’s Garden: Relationship with Cemeteries, and Morbid Curiosity Cures the Blues: True Tales of the Unsavory, Unwise, Unorthodox, and Unusual. Her short stories have appeared in Best New Horror #27, Strange California, Sins of the Sirens: Fourteen Tales of Dark Desire, Fright Mare: Women Write Horror, and most recently in Weirdbook, Occult Detective Quarterly, and Space & Time. You can see what she’ll do next at lorenrhoads.com. 

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L.S. JOHNSON | CREATIVE CONSULTANT | EBOOK DESIGN | AUTHOR

STORY: “ADA, AWAKE”

L.S. Johnson lives in Northern California, where she feeds her cats by writing book indexes. She is the author of the gothic novellas Harkworth Hall and Leviathan. Her first collection, Vacui Magia: Stories, won the North Street Book Prize and was a finalist for the World Fantasy Award. Find her online and sign up for her newsletter at www.traversingz.com.

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E.M. MARKOFF | PUBLISHER | AUTHOR

STORY: “LEAVING THE #9”

Award-winning Latinx author E.M. Markoff writes stories about damaged heroes and imperfect villains. Her novels include To Nurture & Kill and The Deadbringer, which Booklist described as “A fantastic action-adventure, tinged with Mexican folklore, that will appeal to fans of A Game of Thrones.” Visit her at www.ellderet.com.

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